William Ward 3rd Viscount Dudley and Ward

1754 - 1833


Biography

Father of John William Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley (q.v.) and tenant-for-life of the Jamaican estates left under the will of his mother Mary Lady Viscountess Dudley and Ward nee Carver (q.v.). His widow, born Julia Bosvile, left £160,000 in 1833.

Sources

W.D. Rubinstein, Who were the rich? A biographical directory of British wealth-holders Vol. 1 1809-1839 (2009) p. 381, reference 1833/27.for Julia Ward Dudley and Ward nee Bosvile.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
Julia Bosvile
Children
John William Ward

Associated Estates (4)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1782 [SY] - 1823 [EY] → Tenant-for-life
1782 [SY] - 1823 [EY] → Tenant-for-life
1782 [EA] - 1807 [LA] → Tenant-for-life
1792 [SY] - 1823 [EY] → Tenant-for-life

Relationships (3)

Grandson → Grandfather
Son → Mother
Father → Son

Addresses (1)

Himley Hall, Dudley, Worcestershire, West Midlands, England